Message Stick
25:18

Message Stick: Gagadju - Timeless Land

ABC February 22, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Since a historic 2004 agreement, Kakadu's Board of Management has developed a shared vision for tourism management. Now the Bininj and Mungguy cultures and customary laws ...

Since a historic 2004 agreement, Kakadu's Board of Management has developed a shared vision for tourism management. Now the Bininj and Mungguy cultures and customary laws underpin all tourism decisions.

Fairytales Exposed
42:36

Fairytales Exposed: Facts Behind The Fiction - The Pied Piper

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 February 9, 2010

English

Literature

History

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Part two travels to Hamelin in Lower Saxony to discover whether overpopulation, lack of hygiene, plagues and mass migration were the reasons behind the legendary exodus ...

Part two travels to Hamelin in Lower Saxony to discover whether overpopulation, lack of hygiene, plagues and mass migration were the reasons behind the legendary exodus reflected in the quaint children's story, The Pied Piper Of Hamelin. Who was the Pied Piper, and did he really seduce those children into marching to their deaths?

Message Stick
26:56

Message Stick: Talking Stick - Youth

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC February 25, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Tim Goodwin, Megan Davis and Joel Pringle discuss what the future holds for us as a nation.

Tim Goodwin, Megan Davis and Joel Pringle discuss what the future holds for us as a nation.

Kevin McCloud’s Grand Tour
47:49

Kevin McCloud’s Grand Tour: France and Northern Italy

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 2, 2010

Geography

History

Intercultural Understanding

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This four-part series sees the ever-popular Kevin McCloud (Grand Designs) following in the footsteps of the most notorious British aristocrats, artists and architects of the ...

This four-part series sees the ever-popular Kevin McCloud (Grand Designs) following in the footsteps of the most notorious British aristocrats, artists and architects of the Grand Tour. Clambering in, on and amongst the greatest buildings, ruins and cities in Europe, Kevin uncovers the dark underbelly of the Tour in the shady alleys and drinking dens along its route, and explores the Tour's lasting legacy.

To Russia With Love
52:10

To Russia With Love

SBS March 26, 2010

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

History

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
To Russia, With Love: The Great Radio War tells the story of the Cold War from a most unusual perspective: Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: a radio station for the ...

To Russia, With Love: The Great Radio War tells the story of the Cold War from a most unusual perspective: Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: a radio station for the countries behind the Iron Curtain.

Message Stick
26:57

Message Stick: Spoken Word

ABC August 29, 2010

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
To celebrate Poetry Week, four poets are invited to the Vanguard in the happening Sydney suburb of Newtown to take part in an intimate recital sharing their works and ...

To celebrate Poetry Week, four poets are invited to the Vanguard in the happening Sydney suburb of Newtown to take part in an intimate recital sharing their works and experiences as Indigenous people.

Prophets Of Science Fiction
47:51

Prophets Of Science Fiction: Mary Shelley

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS April 22, 2012

Science

English

Media arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Hosted by Ridley Scott, this series explores how the great minds of science fiction imagined our future for us. Mary Shelley set out to create a monster, and along the way she ...

Hosted by Ridley Scott, this series explores how the great minds of science fiction imagined our future for us. Mary Shelley set out to create a monster, and along the way she created a masterpiece. In 1816, teenager Mary begins stitching together a patchwork of ancient legend, modern technology, and personal tragedy - giving life to her novel, Frankenstein - and the genre of science fiction.

Mabo: 20 Years On
27:35

Mabo: 20 Years On

NITV June 26, 2012

Indigenous Australians

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Journalist Jeff McMullen hosts a panel of six people discussing the historic Mabo high court decision and Native Title 20 years on.

Journalist Jeff McMullen hosts a panel of six people discussing the historic Mabo high court decision and Native Title 20 years on.

Get On The Bus
1:59:42

Get On The Bus

NITV January 26, 2014

Media arts

Civics and citizenship

History

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
BAFTA award winning Spike Lee directs Get On The Bus, a moving drama which follows the lives of a group of disparate African-American men. The men are travelling on a cross ...

BAFTA award winning Spike Lee directs Get On The Bus, a moving drama which follows the lives of a group of disparate African-American men. The men are travelling on a cross country bus trip to Washington, DC in order to participate in the politically charged Million Man March.

A Thousand Encores
55:57

A Thousand Encores

ABC November 3, 2009

Dance

Drama

Music

History

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
One hundred years ago Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes in Paris. Seventy years ago this company was to change Australia forever. A Thousand Encores is the story of how ...

One hundred years ago Diaghilev founded the Ballets Russes in Paris. Seventy years ago this company was to change Australia forever. A Thousand Encores is the story of how the greatest ballet company of the 20th century - the celebrated Ballets Russes - came to Australia and awoke a nation, transforming the cultural landscape of the conservative 1930s, leaving a rich legacy that lasts to this day.

Hollywood Chinese
56:01

Hollywood Chinese

ABC2 November 22, 2009

Media arts

History

Asia and Australia

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This little-known chapter of cinema history goes from the first independent Chinese American film produced in 1916 to Ang Lee's triumphant Brokeback Mountain. Stories of ...

This little-known chapter of cinema history goes from the first independent Chinese American film produced in 1916 to Ang Lee's triumphant Brokeback Mountain. Stories of Chinese American film artists are punctuated with a treasure trove of clips from over 90 films to weave a rich and complex tapestry, one marked by unforgettable performances and groundbreaking films, but also one tainted by a tangled history of race and representation.

Message Stick
27:16

Message Stick: Cheeky Dog

ABC November 23, 2009

Indigenous Australians

Media Arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Fifteen-year-old Dion from Tennant Creek is fascinated by dogs and sketches them constantly. Despite being profoundly deaf and suffering from muscular dystrophy, he has ...

Fifteen-year-old Dion from Tennant Creek is fascinated by dogs and sketches them constantly. Despite being profoundly deaf and suffering from muscular dystrophy, he has created an apparel label called "Cheeky Dog".

Forgotten Australians Apology
58:59

Forgotten Australians Apology

ABC November 16, 2009

News and current affairs

History

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Coverage of the Forgotten Australians Apology.

Coverage of the Forgotten Australians Apology.

Treasures of Ancient India
43:07

Treasures of Ancient India

Episode 1 SBS October 29, 2016

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Religious studies

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
The Indian Subcontinent: romantic, remote and mysterious. From the plains of Pakistan to the foothills of the Himalaya, from Northern India and Rajasthan to Tamil Nadu in the ...

The Indian Subcontinent: romantic, remote and mysterious. From the plains of Pakistan to the foothills of the Himalaya, from Northern India and Rajasthan to Tamil Nadu in the south, this vast melting pot of diverse civilisations, religions, cultures and glorious landscapes has seen some of the greatest artistic golden ages on earth. Pakistan is portrayed as a country of bombs, beards and burqas. Yet as Sona Datta shows, it used to be the meeting point for many different faiths from around the world and has an intriguing multicultural past.

Message Stick
26:47

Message Stick: Born In This Skin

ABC December 13, 2009

Indigenous Australians

Media Arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important ...

Vernon Ah Kee is a portraitist, graphic and video artist. In 2009 Ah Kee will become one of a select group of Australians whose work will be displayed on the most important visual arts stage in the world, the Venice Biennale.

Message Stick
26:10

Message Stick: A Close Shave

Season 1 Episode 2 NITV December 8, 2016

Indigenous Australians

Media arts

History

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
We are invited into the life of a young Torres Strait Islander boy, who will make his transition from Boy to Man. This happens with the first shave, a traditional ceremony.

We are invited into the life of a young Torres Strait Islander boy, who will make his transition from Boy to Man. This happens with the first shave, a traditional ceremony.

Nations Without Borders
28:02

Nations Without Borders

Episode 2 NITV December 12, 2016

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Hawaiians are circumnavigating the world in their double hulled canoe Hokule'a. Hawaii's Indigenous broadcaster 'Oiwi is following their mission - to spread a message to care ...

Hawaiians are circumnavigating the world in their double hulled canoe Hokule'a. Hawaii's Indigenous broadcaster 'Oiwi is following their mission - to spread a message to care for the earth.

Bob Marley: Spiritual Journey
55:56

Bob Marley: Spiritual Journey

FOXTEL Arts December 5, 2016

Music

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
During his relatively short life Bob Marley achieved almost Saint like status with his spiritual message of one love and world peace. Featuring his music, film footage shown ...

During his relatively short life Bob Marley achieved almost Saint like status with his spiritual message of one love and world peace. Featuring his music, film footage shown for the first time and exclusive interviews, we seek to examine the motivations of the man, to provide an in-sight into his relationships and the development of his musical excellence through the people that knew and worked with him.